Sophos Google Authenticator

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You use Authenticator to generate one-time passwords (also called verification codes) to sign in to your accounts that use multi-factor authentication.

  1. Sophos Vpn Google Authenticator
  2. Sophos Client Authentication

Check with your account provider if multi-factor authentication is supported and how to enable it for your account.

Sophos Authenticator is a simple and intuitive application that provides multi-factor authentication on your mobile device. It generates both time-based and event-based one-time passwords (OTP) according to RFC 6238 and RFC 4226. Sign in using an authenticator Find out how to sign in to Sophos Central Enterprise using the Sophos or Google authenticator. The account you use must already be enrolled in multi-factor authentication. To verify this, see Set up multi-factor authentication. Authenticator supports time-based and counter-based one-time passwords. See About one-time passwords. To start Authenticator, touch and hold the Sophos icon and then tap Authenticator. For an added level of security for your online accounts, the Authenticator makes it easy to manage multi-factor authentication passwords for a multitude of sites like Google, Amazon, and Facebook. The Secure QR Code Scanner will check target URLs for online threats and malicious content, letting you scan QR codes without risk. Google Authenticator; LastPass Authenticator; Microsoft Authenticator; Sophos Authenticator; Symantec VIP Access; Yubico Authenticator; Conclusion. EDIT: This section except for the last paragraph was accidentally deleted before publication and was restored two hours later. Thanks, git log -S Conclusion -walk-reflogs -patch!

Authenticator supports time-based and counter-based one-time passwords. See About one-time passwords.

To start Authenticator, touch and hold the Sophos icon and then tap Authenticator.

Features:

Client

Sophos Vpn Google Authenticator

  • For time-based passwords, Authenticator shows the currently valid one-time password together with an animated icon that depicts the remaining time until the code becomes invalid and the next code is calculated.
  • For counter-based passwords, tap Refresh next to the account item to generate a new one-time password. To prevent you from accidentally generating multiple codes in a row, there is a latency of a few seconds after each generation before you can generate the next code.
  • To copy the current one-time password for an account to the clipboard, tap and hold the account item and then tap Copy.
  • To edit the account details, tap and hold the account item and then tap Edit. For security reasons, you cannot display or edit the secret key.
  • To delete an account, tap and hold the account item and then tap Delete.
Warning When you delete an Authenticator entry, you will lose the ability to generate one-time passwords for that account. This doesn’t turn off multi-factor authentication. Deleting the Authenticator entry may prevent you from signing into your account.

Sophos Client Authentication

Before you delete an entry, ensure that you either have an alternative mechanism for generating one-time passwords, or an alternative mechanism to sign in to your account without multi-factor authentication.